The shipments of petrol, diesel and crude oil, which were scheduled to arrive in Sri Lanka earlier this week and next week, would be further delayed, Power Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekara tweeted today. MORE..
25 Jun 2022 (8:29 PM)
The Ministry of Education says that schools in the Colombo Zone and other major cities will remain closed next week, from June 27 to July 01. MORE..
26 Jun 2022 (8:21 PM)
The price of a rice packet and all other food items will be increased by 10 percent, says the All Ceylon Restaurant Owners Association. MORE..
26 Jun 2022 (11:51 AM)
The Ministry of Public Administration has issued a circular directing the heads of government institutions to call only the minimum and essential staff for day-to-day services until further notice. MORE..
26 Jun 2022 (5:15 PM)
The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday overturned the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling that recognized women s constitutional right to abortion, a decision condemned by President Joe Biden that will dramatically change life for millions of women in America and exacerbate growing tensions in a deeply polarized country. MORE..
25 Jun 2022 (7:24 PM)
Police suspect that petrol stored in a container had cause of the fire in a house at Kahathuduwa that claimed the lives of a married couple while also injuring their two children. MORE..
26 Jun 2022 (10:52 PM)